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8/1/2019

The College Board offers professional development workshops

Course-specific College Board workshops provide educators with the best tools and techniques for teaching Advanced Placement courses. Participants learn concrete strategies for aligning their instruction with the goals of each course by reviewing course outlines, content-related resources, student exam samples, and scoring guidelines.

Gilder Lehrman offers online courses and teaching seminars

The Gilder Lehrman Institute offers a wide range of professional development opportunities in American history, from customized in-person training at a teacher’s school with scholars and master teachers, to rigorous weeklong teacher seminars and online courses for contact hours and graduate credits.

9/11 Memorial Museum Anniversary in the Schools Webinar

Join students and teachers from around the world to commemorate the 18th anniversary of 9/11 by registering for the 9/11 Memorial & Museum’s free Anniversary in the Schools webinar. Connect with museum staff and guest speakers to hear first-person stories about the attacks and recognize the importance of commemoration during this 35-minute program. For more information, visit the webinar website or contact Education Programs staff at: anniversaryintheschools@911memorial.org.  
 

The U.S. Census Bureau provides program to increase awareness of the 2020 Census

Statistics in Schools (SIS) is a U.S. Census Bureau program that uses census statistics to create classroom materials for grades pre-K through 12. Teachers and subject matter experts nationwide helped develop each Statistics in Schools activity to increase awareness of, and overall public response to, the decennial census. The Statistics in Schools program includes more than 200 activities and resources that enhance learning in a variety of subjects that engage administrators, teachers, students and their parents/guardians in public conversations about the census.